North Carolina Corn: Xyway LFR Fungicide Trial Results Dec 8, 2021

🕔Dec 8, 2021
Two separate research trials were performed by NC State Extension using Xyway LFR fungicide in the Piedmont of North Carolina in 2021. One trial was on silage and the other […]

North Carolina: Identifying Waterhemp, a New Type of Pigweed – Videos Jul 30, 2021

🕔Jul 30, 2021
Waterhemp is a new weed to North Carolina. It looks a lot like the other pigweeds- redroot pigweed and Palmer amaranth. Waterhemp often already has herbicide resistance. This short video […]

North Carolina Corn: Reducing Aflatoxin Levels – Video Jul 30, 2021

🕔Jul 30, 2021
Aflatoxins are a type of mycotoxin that is produced by Aspergillus flavus which has a worldwide impact on human and animal health. They are particularly dangerous to animals because their […]

North Carolina Corn: Effect of Xyway Fungicide on Germination – Video Jul 22, 2021

🕔Jul 22, 2021
Does applying Xyway fungicide (flutriafol) in-furrow at planting negatively affect seedling germination in corn? NC State Extension gives an independent report on what happens when we compare seedling emergence in […]

North Carolina: Using Corn to Your Advantage in Weed Control – Video Apr 27, 2021

🕔Apr 27, 2021
Including corn in a crop rotation provides growers with a great opportunity to get a handle on problematic weeds, such as palmer amaranth. Field Crop Agent, Anthony Growe, tells us […]

North Carolina Corn: What Are Optimal Planting Conditions? – Video Apr 7, 2021

🕔Apr 7, 2021
In order to achieve optimum corn yields, we need to get the corn crop off to a good start. Dr. Ron Heiniger, NC State University Extension Corn Specialist, has done […]

North Carolina Corn: How High Should Your Plant Populations Go? – Video Mar 23, 2021

🕔Mar 23, 2021
In this video, Area Agent, Tim Hambrick, discusses why higher populations are a trend and what to consider before we plant more seeds to the acre. Just like yield, corn […]

How Does Soil Health Impact Yield? – Video Jan 22, 2021

🕔Jan 22, 2021
In order to answer this question two or three years of research isn’t enough. This video discusses soil health effects from long-term trials in the coastal plain, piedmont, and mountains […]

North Carolina Corn: 5-Minute Field Day on Side-Dressing – Video Jan 19, 2021

🕔Jan 19, 2021
Side-dressing equipment and technology is emerging to help farmers improve yield. But is it worth the investment in time and equipment? A team of field crop agents from across the […]

North Carolina Wheat: How Much Nitrogen Should I Use at Top-Dressing? – Video Jan 15, 2021

🕔Jan 15, 2021
Tissue testing is an easy way to know exactly how much nitrogen to put out at top-dress so that we optimize yield and save money on fertilizer applications. Dr. George […]

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